The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Exchange Server 2007 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
England / South East
Rank 222 240 223
Rank change year-on-year +18 -17  
Contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 23 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.24% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.78% 1.34% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 24
Median daily rate £308 £351 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.45% -10.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £625 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -6.42% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.43
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.96%  

Exchange Server 2007 is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1294 1637 1659
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.70% 17.89% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 1061 926
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 73
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.69 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £52.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Exchange Server 2007
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Exchange Server 2007 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Exchange Server 2007 in the South East

Exchange Server 2007
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +27 11 £309 -12.41% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 6 £350 -
Hampshire +7 3 £270 -4.42% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £234 -
West Sussex - 1 £225 -
Exchange Server 2007
England

Exchange Server 2007
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Exchange Server 2007 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Exchange Server 2007.

1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (89.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (65.79%) Windows
4 23 (60.53%) Office 365
5 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
5 21 (55.26%) PowerShell
6 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 17 (44.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 16 (42.11%) VMware
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (28.95%) Migration
12 10 (26.32%) Skype for Business
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (23.68%) HP
13 9 (23.68%) DHCP
13 9 (23.68%) DNS
13 9 (23.68%) LAN
13 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (21.05%) Cisco
15 7 (18.42%) WAN
15 7 (18.42%) ITIL
15 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
15 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (18.42%) Mobile Device Management
16 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi

Exchange Server 2007
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 34 (89.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (55.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (44.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (26.32%) Skype for Business
6 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (13.16%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
6 5 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (60.53%) Office 365
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) DHCP
1 9 (23.68%) DNS
1 9 (23.68%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (13.16%) Skype
3 5 (13.16%) SMTP
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
5 1 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (2.63%) HSRP
5 1 (2.63%) OSPF
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VRRP
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Exchange Consultant
2 12 (31.58%) Office 365 Consultant
3 11 (28.95%) Exchange Migration Consultant
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Consultant
3 11 (28.95%) Migration Consultant
4 10 (26.32%) Support Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (13.16%) Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) IT Support
8 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Linux Support
8 4 (10.53%) Linux Support Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.16%) Android
7 5 (13.16%) SUSE
8 3 (7.89%) Unix
9 2 (5.26%) AIX
9 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (13.16%) Change Management
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (10.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (7.89%) Presales
5 3 (7.89%) Server Building
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.26%) High Availability
6 2 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.63%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.63%) Open Source
7 1 (2.63%) Storage Virtualisation
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) VB
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DBS Check
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) MCITP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) AirWatch
1 5 (13.16%) NetBackup
1 5 (13.16%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (13.16%) WSUS
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.63%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.63%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (42.11%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco
5 5 (13.16%) MobileIron
5 5 (13.16%) Symantec
6 3 (7.89%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) NetApp
8 1 (2.63%) Apple
8 1 (2.63%) CommVault
8 1 (2.63%) Huawei
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
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